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Re: Best way too install Debian Jessie on powerpc/powerpc64 ?

On 4/5/19 9:38 PM, Matti Palmström wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 5, 2019 at 7:53 PM John Paul Adrian Glaubitz <glaubitz@physik.fu-berlin.de <mailto:glaubitz@physik.fu-berlin.de>> wrote:
>     Rebuilding the images takes quite some efforts and I would like to focus rather on the
>     new stuff. FWIW, Frank Scheiner has now patches ready to fix the GRUB issue with our
>     new installation images. We just have to wait for the current Debian Buster freeze to
>     be over.
> Arrgh! The downside of the Debian release cycle. Would it be possible to make an inofficial inofficial build with just the GRUB part changed? It would make it easier for people to install for now, and would let more people test the GRUB changes.

Yes, in principle that's possible. We've done this before.

I'll have to manually build grub-installer and partman-auto and upload
them with a forged version number. I'll do that.


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